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She’s 21 and just became the youngest female to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean

Briton Jasmine Harrison, 21, has become the youngest female to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean after completing a 3,000-mile (4,800-kilometer) journey from Spain to Antigua, according to organizer Atlantic Campaigns. Harrison completed the 2020 Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge on Saturday in 70 days, 3 hours and 48 minutes — a new world record for…MORE

Naomi Osaka overcomes Jennifer Brady to win second Australian Open title

Naomi Osaka overcomes Jennifer Brady to win second Australian Open title

Naomi Osaka powered her way to a second Australian Open title with a comprehensive straight sets victory over grand slam final debutante Jennifer Brady. The match had all the makings of an epic final during a tight first set, but Osaka’s class and experience ultimately proved too much as she raced to a 6-4 6-3…MORE

LGBTQ campaign backed by German footballers hailed as a ‘step in the right direction’

LGBTQ campaign backed by German footballers hailed as a ‘step in the right direction’

More than 800 professional footballers in Germany have backed a campaign offering support to LGBTQ players. The campaign has been launched by the magazine 11Freunde (11 Friends) and includes statements from several Bundesliga stars, including Hertha Berlin’s Dedryck Boyata, Borussia M├Ânchengladbach’s Christoph Kramer and FC K├Âln’s Jonas Hector. The latest issue of the magazine features…MORE

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